The NCDC has directed for all attendees of the Africa Magic Viewers Awards (AMVCA) 2020 to self isolate as they may have come in contact with Coronavirus.
The directive came a few hours via the twitter handle of the commissioner of health Lagos state; Prof Akin Abayomi.
According to Abayomi, the NCDC is currently treating a confirmed Coronavirus case who was in attendance of the AMVCA’20 awards.The ceremony took place in March 14th and held at Eko Hotels, Lagos.
This raises the possibility of other attendees exposure to the highly contagious virus.
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The statement reads:
“#COVID19 Lagos Alert🔊!
I hereby notify you that all participants at the African Magic viewers’ Choice Award (AMVCA) held on14th March at @EkoHotels may have come in contact with one of the confirmed cases in Lagos and
are most likely to have been exposed to #COVID19 Infection. https://t.co/SS7lrsiSCS”
He’s therefore directed all attendees to self-isolate. He dropped the hot-lines for them to reach in the case of anyone developing symptoms.
This comes as a shocking worry to all as the creme-de-la-creme of the entertainment industry was in attendance.
Already, there’s a red alert on social media and other communication mediums calling on all attendees to self-isolate. This is in a bid to reduce the spread of the virus..
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